Heliotrichumex Gomont, 1892: 195, adnot.
Holotype species: Heliotrichum radians Wille ex Gomont
Currently accepted name for the type species: Oscillatoria thiebautii (Gomont ex Gomont) Geitler
Original publication:Gomont, M. (1892 '1893'). Monographie des Oscillariées (Nostocacées homocystées). Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Série 7 16: 91-264, pls 1-7.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Oscillatoria.
NCBI Nucleotide Sequences
Numbers of names and species: There is only one species or infraspecific name in the database at present.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is currently accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
Heliotrichum radians Wille ex Gomont S - type
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=47555
Cite this record as:
Michael Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:109839